Ms. Kimmy Wood
Ms. Wood is currently an art teacher and National Art Honors Society sponsor at Denmark High School. She has been teaching for 11 years and absolutely loves connecting students with their creativity and passion for art. She spent 9 years at South Forsyth Middle School before coming to Denmark and was able to make valuable strides in the FCS arts program, leadership at SFMS and is excited to excell the Visual Arts program at Denmark. Since coming to Denmark, she has been able to make a strong visual presence of the program, build student and community connections to the arts, as well as expand the media arts program for the students at DHS. Her goal is to make this a distinguished art program where students flourish both confidently and artistically, reaching all students who make an attempt at the arts. Her philosophy is to reach the whole learner rather than through a single subject. She believes that the arts are a valuable tool when building well rounded learners. With her diverse background in the art, strength in technology and passion for creativty, she is able to teach with both college and career in mind for this program. Ms. Wood is excited to be an artist and educator for the Dane Nation.
Visual Arts II, Visual Arts III, AP 2D Art and Design, Media Arts
@denmarkmakersExamples of Denmark High School student Art on Seesaw Blog.Guest are welcome to leave considerate and encouraging feedback to DHS artist.
Ms. Jumper graduated from the University of North Georgia with her B.A. in Art Education in 2013. While in college she was Vice President and Secretary of N.A.E.A (National Art Education Association) Student Chapter. Ms. Jumper enjoys all aspects of art from history, painting, drawing, printmaking to sculpting and ceramics. She has exhibited and sold her art at the CFUMC Festival of the Arts as well as worked on commissioned paintings. You can find more of her artwork for sell in various local shops around Lake Burton and Rabun. Ms. Jumper has been creating art since she was very young and loves that she is now able to share in your child’s art experience. Ms. Jumper taught art for six years at West Forsyth High School and is very excited to now be a part of the Dane Nation!
Visual Arts I, Sculpture II, Sculpture III, AP Studio Art